mack daddy

noun
\ˈmak- \

Definition of mack daddy 

1 slang : a conspicuously successful pimp

2 slang : a slick womanizer

3 slang : one that is the best

First Known Use of mack daddy

1964, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for mack daddy

argot mac, mack pimp, probably short for obsolete argot mackerel, from Middle English makerel, from Anglo-French makerelle procuress, ultimately from Middle Dutch mākelaer broker

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